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Sanjay Raut questions silence over Lok Sabha MP Mohan Delkar's death
In his weekly column "Rokhthok" in the Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana', Raut said an actor's suicide and demolition of unauthorised construction by an actress created sensationalism.

Odisha government allows operas & open air theatres with a ceiling
The government has also allowed social congregations on the occasion of marriage and funeral with a maximum of 500 persons with adherence to the COVID-19 safety measures. The local authorities will verify whether the COVID safety measures are being followed.

Budget session of Maharashtra Legislature from Monday
A draft of the Shakti Act, which provides for strict punishment for crime against women and children, is under consideration of a joint select committee of both Houses.

India records 16,752 fresh Covid-19 cases, biggest single-day jump in 30 days
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,07,75,169, which translates to a national COVID-19 recovery rate of 97.10 per cent.

Israel, Palestine must avoid unilateral action that could prejudice final status issues: India at UN
K Nagaraj Naidu said on Friday at the UN Security Council meeting on 'The situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question' that New Delhi reaffirms its support to the Palestinian cause and the establishment of a sovereign, viable and independent State of Palestine living side by side in peace and security with Israel.

View: Why IAS needs to change to IES in name and spirit to propel India forward
There are several reasons why the IAS (and the other civil servants) are the way they are, which we need to understand if we truly want to fix things.

PM Narendra Modi addresses `Mann Ki Baat`, pays homage to Sant Ravidas
PM Modi said, "Sant Ravidas Ji did not want people dependant on others. He wanted everyone to be independent and innovative." The Prime Minister added that Sant Ravidas Ji taught everyone to keep working, do not expect anything an
ISRO launches Brazil`s Amazonia-1 satellite, 18 co-passenger satellites onboard PSLV-C51 in first lift-off of 2021
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday (February 28, 2021) successfully launched the Amazonia-1 satellite along with 18 other co-passenger satellites through PSLV-C51 from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHA
CBSE Board Exams 2021: Class 10, 12 practicals to start from Monday
CBSE has issued a set of guidelines to conduct the practical exams which includes including projects and internal assessment. It has said that the exams will be held in students’ respective schools and authorities will have to upl
Woman fighting back snatcher stabbed to death in Delhi, act caught on camera
At around 9:30 pm on Saturday, a snatcher tried to pull off the chain Simran Kaur was wearing. She tried to fight back and caught the snatcher, who fell down. The perpetrator then took out a knife and stabbed the lady. The inciden
11-foot crocodile rescued from construction site in Vadodara - See pics
According to Arvind Pawar, President, Wildlife Rescue Trust, they received a call from a builder asking them to rescue the crocodile. On reaching the site they found that it was about 10-11 feet long. After a medical checkup, the
Supreme Court to stop using WhatsApp groups to share video conference links for hearings
Instead of WhatsApp, the links for virtual court hearings in the apex court will be shared on registered email ids and mobile numbers. The step has been taken in the wake of the newly notified Information Technology (Guidelines fo
COVID-19: More than 16,000 new cases take India`s active count to 1.64 lakh
According to the official data, 16,752 new coronavirus infections were reported in the past 24 hours across India. The country's COVID-19 active count has now increased to 1,64,511. Over 11,000 people were discharged, whereas, 113
FCI Recruitment 2021: 89 vacancies for Assistant General Manager, Medical Officer posts announced, salary up to Rs 1,80,000
Interested candidates can apply on the official website of FCI on once the application link is enabled. The online application window will open at 10 am on Monday (March 1). The last date to apply is March 31 (4 pm). Th
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THIS is why Sunil Narine was not selected in West Indies squad for T20I series against Sri Lanka
Chris Gayle, and experienced fast bowler Fidel Edwards, were named in the T20I squad, marking their return to the international stage.

Bhagwad Gita, PM Modi's photo sent to space as ISRO launches PSLV-C51 carrying Amazonia-1
This is part of the first dedicated commercial PSLVC51 mission for its commercial company NewSpace India Limited (NSIL).

FCI Recruitment 2021: Apply for AGM, MO posts at, check details here
The call letters can be downloaded by the students 10 days prior to the date of the exams on the official portal, as per the notification.

Amid row over Motera pitch, Mohammed Azharuddin's gives tips to help batsmen on rank turners
The venue which hosted the third Day/Night Test match saw England post totals of 112 and 81, while India were all out for 145 in their first innings.

Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Dream11 Prediction: Best picks for KAR vs LAH Pakistan Super League 2021
KAR vs LAH PSL Dream11 Team Prediction: Best Player's list of today's game, Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars Dream 11 Team Player List.

India vs England: Wasim Jaffer endorses R Ashwin's view on Motera pitch in his unique style
India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin said that talks regarding the pitch are getting out of hand.

Countdown begins for launch of ISRO's PSLV-C51/Amazônia - 1 mission - Where to watch it live
It is ISRO's first launch of 2021 and the 53rd flight of the PSLV. It will be the third flight of the DL variant.

'My favourite place is in your arms, sleeping and at peace': Milind Soman-Ankita Konwar complete 7 years of togetherness
Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar shared loved-up posts on their respective Instagram pages.

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Import duty cut on gold much lesser than price rise: WGC
Duty cut unlikely to revive demand, says the council

Four reasons why gold has dropped to an 8-month low
Gold prices in the global and domestic market have dropped sharply since the beginning of this year with rates dropping over two per cent in the last

Gold prices dip to 8-month low on weak global trends
Gold prices in the futures market dropped to an eight-month low of ?46,772 per 10 grams in line with the weakening trend in global markets. The yell

Spot gold may retest support at $1,818
Spot gold is expected to retest a support at $1,818 per ounce, a break below which could cause a fall to $1,801.The metal is riding on a wave C from

Gold loans: A place to be in, for banks
Seen as safe bet in terms of both growth and asset quality

Spot gold may rise into $1,853-$1,875 range
Spot gold may rise into a range of $1,853-$1,875 per ounce, as it has cleared a resistance at $1,840.The substantial rise from the February 4 low of

Spot gold may test support at $1,801
Spot gold may test a support at $1,801 per ounce, a break below which could cause a fall to $1,783.The metal is riding on a wave C from $1,875.26, w

Govt looking at regulating digital gold schemes: Official
The Finance Ministry has asked IIM-Ahmedabad’s India Gold Policy Centre (IGPC) to come out with a paper on how gold refining can be ramped up in the c

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Joe Biden names Indian-American Rohit Chopra to helm consumer finance body
US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named Indian-American Rohit Chopra as the head of a federal agency tasked with protecting the interests of consumers financials.

Hindu-American community donates over 1.3 lakh kg food to needy during Diwali
The food drive, a collective effort of cultural and religious communities, yoga institutions, and numerous other organisations rooted in the Dharmic value, has been recognised by many states, cities and local governments, a community release issued said.

Eminent Indian-American physician Ajay Lodha passes away due to COVID-19 complications
Lodha, former president of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), battled COVID for the last eight months at Cleveland Clinic and breathed his last on November 21. He was 58.

Four Indian-Americans among 32 students chosen as Rhodes Scholars from US
American Secretary of the Rhodes Trust Elliot Gerson announced the names of the 32 Americans chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the US on Sunday. The four Indian-American students include Swathi R Srinivasan, Vijayasundaram Ramasamy, Garima P Desai and Savarni Sanka.

Jill Biden's policy director, Mala Adiga, has roots in Udupi
She belongs to the family of K Suryanarayana Adiga, founder of the erstwhile undivided Dakshina Kannada districts private sector Karnataka Bank Limited, and Aravind Adiga, who won theMan Booker prize in 2008.

Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as policy director of incoming First Lady
Adiga was a senior adviser to Jill and senior policy adviser for Biden's 2020 campaign. She previously worked for the Biden Foundation as director for higher education and military families.

Indian-American uses Bollywood music to spread message of Biden and Harris during US polls
Slogans like- "America Ka Neta Kaisa Ho Joe Biden Jaisa Ho", "Trump Hatao America Bachao", "Biden-Harris ko Jitao, America ko aage badao" and "Jaago America Jaago- Biden Harris ko Vote do"- were also released in 14 Indian languages.

Indian-American doctor identifies possible COVID-19 treatment
The researchers detailed how the inflammatory cell death signaling pathway worked, which led to potential therapies to disrupt the process.

Voting underway for local bodies polls in Gujarat
Voters, including leaders from various political parties, arrived at the booths to cast their vote after polling began at 7 am.

Coronavirus | India records 16,752 fresh COVID-19 cases, biggest single-day jump in 30 days
The death toll mounted to 1,57,051 with 113 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 a.m. showed.

Vanniyar Reservation Bill 2021, Gazette notification
The internal reservation Bill, envisaging 10.5% quota for Vanniyars in education and employment within the reservation for Most Backward Classes (MBC)

Coronavirus updates: Active case count hits zero, Arunachal turns coronavirus-free
In the past weeks, some States like Maharashtra, Kerala and Punjab have begun to report higher number of coronavirus cases..

Tamil Nadu Governor gives assent to Vanniyar internal reservation Bill
It envisages 10.5% quota for Vanniyars in education and employment within the reservation for Most Backward Classes and De-notified Communities.

Gujarat local bodies polls on Sunday, 3.04 crore people to vote
While the BJP has been the dominant force in the State for several years now, the Congress believes the fuel price hikes and disenchantment of the people with the ruling party will help it make a comeback.

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Arunachal Pradesh Is Now Coronavirus-Free As Active Case Count Hits Zero
Arunachal Pradesh became a coronavirus-free state on Sunday with the three active cases recovering from the disease, a senior health official said.
Caught On CCTV: Delhi Woman Holding Child Stabbed To Death In Robbery Bid
Caught On CCTV: Delhi Woman Holding Child Stabbed To Death In Snatching Attempt
Another Day, Another Post From Bipasha And Karan's "Island Life"
"Sunset vibes," Bipasha Basu captioned her post
"Seems To Start Crying About It": Lyon Fumes At Ahmedabad Pitch Critics
Nathan Lyon has extended his support to the Ahmedabad pitch that was criticised by many former cricketers after the third Test between India and England finished inside two days.
Toyota Begins Construction Of "Woven City" In Japan
Woven City will have three types of streets interwoven with each other on the ground level, one dedicated to automated driving, one to pedestrians, and one to pedestrians with personal mobility...
Self-Reliant India, Covid, Water Conservation On PM's "Mann Ki Baat"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the 74th edition of his monthly radio address - "Mann Ki Baat" - and touched about various issues concerning the nation including coronavirus, employment...
NIOS On-Demand Exam (ODE) 2021 Registration Begins Tomorrow
NIOS ODE 2021: National Institute of Open Schooling On-Demand Examination 2021 ( NIOS ODE 2021) for the Secondary and Senior Secondary courses will begin on March 15.
Srinagar Restaurant Owner's Son Dies Days After Being Shot By Terrorists
The son of the owner of popular eatery Krishna Dhaba, who was shot at by terrorists on February 17, died at a hospital in Srinagar on Sunday, officials said.
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'Maybe 10, 15 years later, Rahul may mature'
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'

Trump didn't conspire with Russia: US attorney general
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'

Update: Bumrah has 'recovered' after hurting shoulder
His condition will be 'assessed' on Monday, the Mumbai Indians team management said.

How Rishabh Pant brightened his WC selection prospects
I am glad to bat anywhere the team wants me to: Pant

How to enhance your medical insurance coverage
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.

This athlete's fitness journey will baffle you
Raipur's Nami Rai didn't let marriage or lack of sporting facilities affect her love for fitness.

Why Akshay Kumar feels LUCKY
'I am 51 now. I think I can do action till 56.' 'After that, God knows.'

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